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10 Best Long-Distance Hiking Trails in the U.S. to Escape Civilization

Long-Distance Wilderness Hikes in the U.S.<p>1. Appalachian Trail, Georgia to Maine<p>One of the oldest long trails in the U.S., the Appalachian Trail is …

Hiking

Waterfalls Near Redding In Northern California

It would be difficult to talk about far northern California without also talking about water. The area is home to California’s largest lake and …

Hiking

Tips and Essentials for Camping in the Rain

Remember that series of <i>Calvin & Hobbes</i> strips when the family went camping and it rained for a week straight? They all looked pretty miserable, save …

Backpacking

The Best Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Hammock Camping

Hammocks have been used as traditional bedding for thousands of years. But just now, they’re starting to gain ground in modern sleep science. The …

Backpacking

12 Top-Rated Hiking Trails in California

California is a hiker’s paradise, with an incredible diversity of landscapes. The nature sites are so sublime that simple descriptions only hint at …

Hiking

Beginner Guide: The 6 Critical Mistakes To Avoid While Hiking In The Mountains

The best way to enjoy nature and the outside world is commonly through hiking. Hiking in the mountains is both relaxing and healthy, as you get to …

Hiking

The Three Unspoken Rules of the Hiking Trail You Need To Know

The views from Alaska are bigger, wider, and more beautiful than any place I have been and I have traveled all over the world. There is nothing …

Hiking

14 fabulous loop hikes in America

<b>1. Pemi or Franconia Ridge Loop/Traverse, Pemigewasset Wilderness, New Hampshire – 32 miles (1-3 days)</b><p>This iconic trek through the trail-packed White …

Hiking

How to Pack a Bear Canister

Efficiency of space and weight is a given when it comes to packing for a backpacking trip. Bear canisters, required in some parks and wilderness …

Backpacking

The beginner’s guide to backpacking

Spring has arrived and with it, the inevitable urge to get out into the wilderness. One of the burning questions a lot of weekend warriors tend to …

Backpacking

10 Out Of This World Hiking Spots In Southern California – Page 10

1) Franklin Canyon Reservoir Loop, Beverly Hills<p>Easy-peazy hiking along 15 miles of magnificent wildlife trail.<p>You’ll loop around the reservoir …

Southern California

10 Best Hikes in San Diego

When people think of San Diego, visions of sun-kissed bodies lounging around sandy beaches may emerge. And while “America’s Finest City” may be one …

San Diego

A FEMALE HYGIENE GUIDE FOR HIKING AND CAMPING – Page 5

WHAT ELSE CAN I DO TO STAY FRESH WHILE HIKING?<p>1. WASH YOUR HANDS<p>Whenever you’re going to be in contact with sensitive body parts, make sure your …

Backpacking

How To Pick the Perfect Backpacking Knife

Almost every outdoor or survival gear list known to mankind includes one very important tool: a knife. In fact, knives are known to be one of the …

Knives

How To Properly Build a Dakota Smokeless Fire Hole / Pit & An Upside Down Fire!

How to make a Dakota fire Hole / Pit – stealth fire making<p>What if I told you that you could make a fire that only you could see. Any passerby would …

Off-grid

18 OF THE BEST MOUNTAINS TO HIKE IN NORTH AMERICA

4. Wildrose Peak, Death Valley National Park, California<p>Elevation: 9,064 feet<p>No list of mountain hikes would be complete without at least one in …

Hiking

How To Survive Backpacking In The Wilderness

Despite the parade of nor’easters that have recently struck the East Coast, spring has officially arrived, and with it comes the promise of camping …

Backpacking

Top 10 mountains for winter beginners | The Great Outdoors

Scotland’s most southerly Munro is a straightforward ascent from Rowardennan on a well-tramped trail, the reward being a superb view from the top …

Hiking

6 Mistakes Beginner Outdoor Writers Make

As a new outdoor writer, it can be tough to see beyond your own pen. This is why we have editors: to fix the mistakes and help us learn from our …

Creative Writing

10 Tips for Beginner Day Hikers

While SectionHiker is a backpacking blog, I also do an enormous amount of day hiking and like it because it can be such a social experience. Here are …

Hiking

5 Best Moderately Difficult Backpacking Adventures in Oregon

You don’t need to undertake a major expedition to reach some of Oregon’s most spectacular mountain destinations.<p>With a pack on your back, you can put …

Hiking

Top 10 Overnight Backpack Trips in Southern California

The word is out. Southern California has a veritable plethora of hiking trails. And a plethora and a half of hikers exploring them. 99.9% of hikers …

High Divide Loop Hiking Trail, Forks, Washington

Most people complete this loop in the counter clockwise direction, but either way works. From the Sol Duc trailhead, the wide Sol Duc River Trail …

Hiking

Washington’s Best Lakes

Washington is home to over 8,000 lakes. Thanks to glacier melt, snow melt, and a complex and seemingly endless network of freezing-and-thawing …

Hiking

5 Stunning Day Hikes Near Seattle

As the mecca of nature and outdoor activities, one of the most popular activities in Seattle, rain or shine, is to go hiking. On the Instagram feeds …

Hiking

5 Stunning Day Hikes Near Seattle

As the mecca of nature and outdoor activities, one of the most popular activities in Seattle, rain or shine, is to go hiking. On the Instagram feeds …

Hiking

Six Amazing Hikes in Washington State

by Brandon & Stacy from Pacific North Wanderers April 09, 2016<p>Washington is a Hiking Wonderland<p>Washington provides some beautiful scenery throughout …

Golden Hikes for Fall — Washington Trails Association

Whether you've been hiking with WTA for a year or for 50, celebrate our golden anniversary on one of these stunning fall trails.<p>Autumn hiking is …

Hiking

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Hike to Winchester Mountain Fire Lookout

Twin Lakes Trailhead, Whatcom County, Washington, United States<p>Activities:<p>Camping, Fishing, Photography, Snowshoeing, Backpacking, Hiking<p>Skill …

Hiking